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John Dies at the End
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sku: 9780312555139, ean: 9780312555139, isbn: 031255513X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
David Wong has updated the Lovecraft tradition and infused it with humor that rather than lessening the horror, increases it dramatically. Every time I set the book down down, I was wary that something really was afoot, that there were creatures I co...
The Almost Sisters: A Novel
By William Morrow Paperbacks
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ean: 9780062105721, isbn: 0062105728,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
With empathy, grace, humor, and piercing insight, the author of gods in Alabama pens a powerful, emotionally resonant novel of the South that confronts the truth about privilege, family, and the distinctions between perception and reality--the storie...
How to Build a Girl: A Novel (P.S. (Paperback))
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ean: 9780062335982, isbn: 0062335987,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
Soon to be a motion picture!The New York Times bestselling author hailed as “the UK’s answer to Tina Fey, Chelsea Handler, and Lena Dunham all rolled into one” (Marie Claire) makes her fiction debut with a hilarious yet deeply moving coming of ...
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ean: 9781941040560, isbn: 194104056X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
People Magazine Book of the Week A Best Book of the Year at Kirkus Reviews, Book Riot, The Chicago Review of Books, Minnesota Public Radio, and more An Indies Introduce and Indie Next Pick Fans of Maria Semple's Where'd You Go Bernadette and and K...
Class Mom: A Novel
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Laurie Gelman’s clever debut novel about a year in the life of a kindergarten class mom―a brilliant send-up of the petty and surprisingly cutthroat terrain of parent politics.Jen Dixon is not your typical Kansas City kindergarten class mom―or m...
Survivor: A Novel
By W. W. Norton & Company
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mpn: 49207875, ean: 9780393355932, isbn: 0393355934,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
"Brilliantly satiric and savagely funny, Survivor is a wild amphetamine ride through the vagaries of fame and the nature of belief." ―San Francisco ChronicleTender Branson―last surviving member of the Creedish Death Cult―is dictating his life s...
Catch-22: 50th Anniversary Edition
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This fiftieth-anniversary edition commemorates Joseph Heller’s masterpiece with a new introduction; critical essays and reviews by Norman Mailer, Alfred Kazin, Anthony Burgess, and others; rare papers and photos; and much more. Nominated as one of ...
Good at Games
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Jill Mansell captivates with a madcap tale of the games lovers play.Who will make the next move?How does one become accidentally engaged? That's what Suzy Curtis thinks when she suddenly finds herself v...
What the Hell Did I Just Read: A Novel of Cosmic Horror (John Dies at the End)
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
John Dies at the End's "smart take on fear manages to tap into readers' existential dread on one page, then have them laughing the next" (Publishers Weekly) and This Book is Full of Spiders was "unlike any other book of the genre" (Washington Post). ...
Meddling Kids: A Novel (Blyton Summer Detective Club Adventure)
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“The story proves as cleverly witty as its title. It's filled with high jinks both terrorizing and hilarious.” —USA Today In 1977, four teenagers and a dog—Andy (the tomboy), Nate (the nerd), Kerri (the bookworm),...
Turbo Twenty-Three: A Stephanie Plum Novel
By Random House Large Print Publishing
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ean: 9780385363242, isbn: 0385363249,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In the heart of Trenton, N.J., a killer is out to make sure someone gets his just desserts. Larry Virgil skipped out on his latest court date after he was arrested for hijacking an eighteen-wheeler full of premium...
Don Quixote (Dover Thrift Editions)
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Hailed by Dostoyevsky as "The final and greatest utterance of the human mind," Don Quixote constitutes a founding work of modern Western literature. Cervantes' masterpiece has been translated into more than sixty languages, and the novel's fantasy-dr...
Hits and Misses: Stories
By Little, Brown and Company
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mpn: 0316468894, ean: 9780316468893, isbn: 9780316468893,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
A hilarious collection inspired by a former Saturday Night Live writer's real experiences in Hollywood, chronicling the absurdity of fame and the humanity of failure in a world dominated by social media influencers and reality TV stars.Simon Rich is ...
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
By Gaiman, Neil/ Pratchett, Terry
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mpn: 9780060853976, ean: 9780060853976, isbn: 0060853972,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
The world will end on Saturday. Next Saturday. Just before dinner, according to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch, the world's only completely accurate book of prophecies written in 1655. The armies of Good and Evil are amassing...
Best Served Frozen (The Irish Lottery Series)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Revenge may be a dish best served cold, but hardened mother of seven Fionnuala Flood plans on serving hers up frozen. Or so she thinks. The bells are ringing out in Derry, Northern Ireland, as the Catholic Floods and the Protestant Riddells prepare f...
The People at Number 9
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ean: 9780008228804, isbn: 0008228809,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Envy. Longing. Betrayal.Have you met the new neighbors?Sara and Neil have new neighbors in their street. Glamorous and chaotic, Gavin and Louise make Sara’s life seem dull. As the two couples become friends, sharing suppers, red wine and childcare,...
The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen
By Grand Central Publishing
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ean: 9781455542154, isbn: 1455542156,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
A #1 international bestseller in the vein of Fredrik Bachman's A Man Called Ove: an irresistible, funny, charming, and tender-hearted tale about friendship, love, and an old man who is young at heart. "FUNNY AND FRANK...A STORY WITH A GREAT DEAL OF ...
Three Amazing Things About You
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ean: 9781492618065, isbn: 9781492618065,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Hallie has a secret...doesn't everybody? Hallie doesn't have long to live. And to make things even more complicated, she's in love with a guy who's seriously out of bounds. She's never going to let him know, of course; she's just going to enjoy every...
Rich People Problems (Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy)
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mpn: 27533370, ean: 9780525432371, isbn: 052543237X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
From the New York Times bestselling author of Crazy Rich Asians (now a MAJOR MOTION PICTURE) and China Rich Girlfriend, here is the uproarious conclusion to the Crazy Rich Asians Series.Esquire Best Books of 2017Kirkus Best Fictional Families of 2...
Best Friend for Hire: A Novel
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ean: 9781682612606, isbn: 1682612600,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Need someone to talk to or a friend to lean on? Call Best Friend for Hire. I am here for you.Jersey Girl Jessie DeSalvo has her dream job at one of New York’s top publishing companies. After ten years of hard work the day of her big promotion has a...
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